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to chevron for help. what they want in a story you will only see here on 2. >>> plus the supreme court, the three major rulings you could soon see. >>> traffic is moving along well, we will tell you about the bay area commute and the bay area weather. . >>> good morning, skies are mostly clear, no records are expected, and we will have more continuing. >>> the search continues for two missing men off the coast. their search continues on pigeon point after their boat capsized. last night they searched by helicopter overnight they searched by boat. one of the men is ping-pong sing. two of the men were able to make it back to shore and families members are hoping they will find the other men alive. >> we still have hope he is still alive. >> the coast guard plans to bring in more rescuers for the search later this morning. >>> the taliban is claiming responsibility for a suicide bomb that killed 18 people including 3 nato troops. international troops were targeted near a market. they have not released the names of those killed but most of the people killed are american. >>> they have reac
been highly critical of chevron following that recent mass ive fire at the refinery. ktvu has learned that the city will reach out to chevron hoping that the oil company will help revitalize the area. the city council is expected to make that request later this week in a story you will only see on 2. >> reporter: look in downtown richmond and you will see the signs, richmond welcomes lbnl. a major gift that the city wants to build upon with chevron. >> we're urging chevron to help create a research campus in richmond most particularly at marina bay because that's where berkeley labs are coming in. >> reporter: tom butts says the idea is with lawrence berkeley labs and chevron marina bay could become a mayor green tech center instead of what it is. a collection of empty office buildings but says it would help the city and chevron. >> have a presence here in richmond beyond just refining. >> reporter: one significant tenant at the bay is chevron. chevron intended a major presence but that changed after a plan to modernize the refinery got stuck in the courts. in a written statement, che
with an economist. >> the shortage. with august fire at the richmond refinery. and the chevron pipeline problem and a power>> gas prices continued to rise over california and with oil prices saying that the average price in california is $4.48. that is up 175 from yesterday. and it is up 355 from one week ago when the it was $4.13. >> $4.30 one week ago. >> there is always an explanation but does this make any sense. >> the shortage. with august fire at the richmond refinery. and the chevron pipeline problem and a power problem at a another location. however, this person does not buy this. robert mccullough. >> we have more supply we are not having a shortage. >> in fact the spike in gas prices is a crisis without a cause. >> this is in some form of gaining =gaming.. demand. we do not have an identifiable cause. >> there is no price fixing going on but he says that it is time for the federal government to look into it. >> supply is up, demand is down. we are going to launch an investigation on what is going on commission to investigate. so far, the federal trade commission has not followed thro
a suspect. >> many people in richmond have been highley critical of chevron following that massive fire at the refinery. now we have learned the city will reach out to chevron hoping that the oil company will help the area in the community. ken pritchett joins us live from the bay with the tips that richmond is set to make. >> reporter: we are told that on tuesday the city council will ask chevron in a resolution to develop a new research center here in marina bay. it's a part of the city that -- the resolution describes as downtrodden but perhaps is on the mend. looking downtown richmond and you will seat signs, richmond welcomes ldnl. they were picked for a new campus. a major gift the city wants to build on with chevron. >> urging them to help create a -- a research campus in richmond and most particularly at marina bay. that's near where lawrence berkeley labs coming in. >> reporter: the city councilman said the idea is with the labs and chevron the bay could be a major green tech center instead of a collection of mostly empty office buildings. he said it would help the city and ch
lanes blocked until 5:00 this morning. >>> 4:41. >> protest planned at chevron's richmond refinery demonstrators -- >> new information this morning about the chemicals in your smartphones. could they are harmful to your health? >> plan larry ellison has for his private island.3q i can't stand these spots. those spots are actually leftover food and detergent residue that can redeposit on your dishware during the rinse cycle. gross. jet-dry rinse agent helps wash them away so the only thing left behind is the shine. jet-dry rinses away residues for a sparkling shine. prove it. enough is enough. d-con no view, no touch trap snaps to kill instantly. no looking, no touching. d-con. get out. >>> good morning. live look towards san francisco on this wednesday morning. we see clear skies. last couple days that's indicated hot temperatures ahead. what about today? mike will tell you more. >>> richmond city council moving to make sure repairs to the fire-damaged chevron refinery uses highest standards and technology. the council passed resolution last night calling for chevron to improve saf
out to chevron and chevron they are hoping will help revitalize the area. it is after all the criticism and the city of richmond wants chevron to help create a research campus at marina bay and that's where they have selected the area as its new campus. city leaders believe they could create a new green tech center. >> it is short on knowledge in a number of ways that they want to increase their presence in richmond. >> well the richmond city council is expected to make their formal request tomorrow and chevron is not in any position to make any long time investment decisions until they come up with a plan to very write lies -- revitalize their communities. >>> it happened in the early afternoon. the work is part of the pipeline safety program and depending on the weather, people living nearby may smell natural gas. they may consider an antismoking ordinance and in many out door spaces such as parks, bus stops and they are the latest to push for stricter smoking laws and they are driven by complaints. >> they will speak at the open world conference in just about two hours,
morgan says it intends to fight the lawsuit. >>> chevron is appealing a decision ordering it to pay property taxes. chevron filed the appeal in contra costa. earlier the board rejected chevron's appeal of the 2009 property tax bill and ordered the company to pay $27 million in taxes. a chevron spokesman tells ktvu the company is in mediation over assessments going back to 2004 and is hopeful for a fair settlement. >>> the city council is meeting tonight that are outsourcing police service. the council expects to hear from both reporters and critics and it seems the meeting could be moot. the proposal is in response to a $9 million deficit and comes with contract know,s with the police department. the city's primary argument is outsourcing police duties to the sheriff's department but we've learn it had sheriff decided not to submit the bid. >>> in recent days, it was peanut products. now it's smoked salmon that is the rauls. kirk land brand smoked salmon sold at costco. it sickened at least a hundred people in the u.s.. the cdc says it's seen a rise of salmonella combination cases l
they blame low supply on august chevron refinery fire in richmond, high temperatures that caused a power surge at exxonmobile in torrence and maintenance on a pipeline in southern california some aren't buying it. >> everybody is jacking uphold sale prices not because of current shortages, but what they anticipate to be shortages. >> experts say prices will keep going up by as much as 10 cents each day this week. here are the bay area prices from aaa,: san jose $4.28. oakland $4.26. san francisco $4.33 up five cents since yesterday. >>> san jose city councilmember calling for a plan to determine if it is feasible to convert hotels and motels if the city to residental operates or office space. with widespread complaints about prostitution and related criminal activity that there could be a way to develop the buildings. he is expected to discuss the issue at a committee hearing today and bring it up next tuesday. >>> the number of teens drinking and driving continuing to go down across the bay area and rest of the country. cdc says 9 out of 10 high school teens are not drinking and driving
have low inventories and refinery problems. >> reporter: a chevron fire was just the beginning. a power failure in torrance have cut supplies. the low inventories caught a lot of distributors empty-handed. now it's the drivers who are running on empty. >> i might get maybe a quarter-tank on $20. >> reporter: crude prices, ironically, are dropping. >> when you see something that's going on right now that's related to supply issues, refinery problems, what happens as soon as the problems get resolved and they tend to happen relatively quickly, prices tend to drop off fast. >> reporter: no one knows for sure when the gas prices are going to start levelling off and then come down. but it can't come soon enough. some stations in california are already starting to run out of fuel. >> we'll do what we can. you can find the cheapest gas in your area by going to our website. >>> a different complaint at the chevron refinery. hundreds of people demonstrated this afternoon. activists are demanding safety improvements, solvization, and a reduction -- compensation and a reduction of emissions. >>> a
en la oficina de policía . >> decenas de personas marcharon por las calles, ocupemos chevron por que mandaron a 15 mil personas al hospital . >> chevron debe pagar más impuestos y le de empleos a más trabajadores de la ciudad . >> y recuerde que solo le quedan 18 para registrarse para las elecciones presidenciales de noviembre, ya es hora, libera tu voz, el primer debate presidencial de los candidato . >> el presidente barack obama y el candidato mitt romney, se vieron cara a cara, dónde domino mitt romney . >> fernando pizarro. >> la campaña por la casa blanca en la recta final el presidente saludo a su esposa por su aniversario y el gobernador dijo que lo paso con él . >> pero la cordialidad termino cuando mitt romney dijo que no habrá recortes de impuestos, ly si quiero reducir la carga a la clase media . >> y critico las medidas del medi care, y tomara madidas para los impuestos pero no dice, uy ahora dice que remplazara obama care . >> obviamente, lo más importante para el país es la economía y el desempleo. >> y por otra lado, las organizaciones hispanas, dicen que no
tonight. lisa? >> at this chevron in san jose the praise for regular gas changed twice today. at 3:00 o'clock in the afternoon that sign said 4.23 and at 4:00 o'clock wept up 46 cents. no words are required to feel the driver pain. gas at this station in san bruno is over 5 dollars a gallon. >> 5.19. my god i can't count that high for 89 not even premium. >> last time this bad in california was 2008. and this spike is supposed to be even worse. the reason? gasoline shortage. due to pipeline outage and closure in southern california and the chevron refinery fire in richmond in august. whole sale praise up 1 dollar meanshe price at the pump is shooting up too. >> 170 dollars for5 gallon. >>porter: in uthe california tis indepennt gas station is charging nearly 6 dollars a gallon. >> take it all down and have no goods or we have to just charge that. we have no option. >>reporter: analyst at gas buddy.com say prices everywhere will rise until next week. and then level out. some gas station owners may opt to close instead of selling pricey gas. >> risking thousands of dollars of
ran is live fors in san jose tonigh thomas? >> carolyn, we are at a chevron where the price of gasoline has got up 40 cents in the past four days. this record increase may show up anywhere from the grocery stores and retail stores and maybe even the taxicab you take. >> i wouldn't say i have made ends meet here. >> he drives a taxi in san jose. the recent record spike in gas prices is cutting into his wages. he says drivers like him need relief. it is hurting. in fact, i am going to have to see the owner of the cab company next week and ask if we can do something about a surcharge or get it back somehow. >> that means passing the gas increase on to customers. he says he pays $100 a day to lease hi cab. he makes anywhere from nothi to $300 ashif pay for gas. >>t is sraig $60. >> seven if you made $300 a night, $60 is going to go to gas? >> straight away. >> the price for regular at this chevron station on bird avenue was $4.33 on tuesday night. by friday night it hit $4.69, a difference of 36 cents in four day. >> my jaw dropped when i looked at it. i could not believe it. >>
. >>> general motors affects the chevron equinox and suvs from the 2007 model year. it includes the model year chevrolet cobalts and pontiac g5 sedans. they have plastic parts connected to the fuel pump and that could lead to a fire. the company will provide free parts if those parts are cracked. >>> it comes to mobile video games. it shows 60% of players are female and they prefer orders like friends. the study shows women are more likely to send a facebook game invitation. >>> if you are in san rafael, you may notice a bad smell. what is causing it and what is being done to make it go away. >>> it was so loud, the base was so deep it was vibrating our house. >>> hundreds, a concert that shifted all night, the noisy night that has them fuming. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing a reason...to look twice. introducing a stunning work of technology -- the entirely new lexus es. and the first-ever es hybrid. this is the pursuit of perfection. starting at $6.99. our tri-tip with hand-breaded onion straws, our crispy shrimp smothered in bang bang sauce, and tuscan chicken on focaccia. sizzler. t
of the largest in the state lost power monday due to high temperatures. the heat combined with the chevron refinery fire in richmond in august is increasing prices at the pump, but some drivers aren't buying it. >> the gas companies find any reason they can. this is just another excuse, the heat. >> the wholesale cost shot up a dollar in one week. by friday retail prices could spike by 30 cents. you can track gas prices in your area on cbssf.com. i think i want to take bart on the bus or just walk. >> this weekend it's going to be crazy. >> it is. >>> it sure is warm out. it is in the mid-60s right now. cate had short sleeves. when was the last time you saw a live shot when cate had short sleeves. >> hope she had a jacket with her. >>> it's a transitional day as cool air returns as the sea breeze will likely be kicking in but it is very mild outside right now. in fact, it is warm in spots for this time of the morning. 69 degrees in san jose. 68 vallejo. 62 in san francisco. and 67 degrees in mountain view. that ridge of high pressure that's been bringing the heat is going to start to slide
to call police. >>> occupied protesters will march to chevron revine are you. -- refinery. there is a reminder for all drivers today, today is national walk and roll to school day. so keep your eyes peeled, you will see more students walking and riding their bikes to school. students and parents all over the bay area plan to take part in this annual event. organizers say the whole golden courages healthy habits and also reduces pollution. >>> well the news gets better and better for oakland a's fans. it appears the as will stay in the east bay for a while. they are at the coliseum with all the good news, good morning, alex. >> yes, if they can win today, they are division champions and of course they want more and they are confidence going in for the final game of the season. the first pitch, 1235 taking part in a pressure packed personality. that was the strike that gave the chance at the division title. that put them in a tie for first place. now they have not had a share for first place all season long until now. now the rangers are having a bit of trouble and they go s
movement marched at the main fwaet of the chevron refinery in richmond this evening. they say they're angry about the chevron refinery fire in august. after that fire thousands of nearby residents went to the hospital claiming respiratory problems. they want chevron to reduce emissions and include air quality monitoring. >>> it's the show down voters have been waiting for. the first of three closely-watched presidential debates will be wrapping up just a short time from now. live in denver where america's struggling economy has taken the spotlight tonight. tori. >> and, gasia, right now we're in this final segment of the presidential debate. the focus of this segment the role of government. the way it was all split up was six different segments, each lasting about 15 minutes or so. the first was asked of president obama, and it was about jobs, specifically the difference in how these two candidates will create jobs. the focus has been on the middle class [ cheering ] tonight's debate focussed on domestic policy issues. >> are we going to double down on the top down economic policies that co
predicted for some gas stations. for example, this chevron in san jose, on tuesday, people were complaining about a 20- cent jump overnight. since that time, the price has gone up another 40 cents. now some gas stations themselves are running empty. >> refinery-ageddon has already begun. several stations have locked up pumps after running out of gas. supply is down because a power surge knocked a refinery in torrence offline. and it's not the only one. a chevron crude oil pipeline through central california is shut down due to safety problems. and the chevron refinery in richmond still hasn't recovered from the fire in august. brace your wallets. >> we have never seen a spike like this. this is brand-new territory. >> reporter: mike has to sell regular unleaded at 4.89 a gallon just to stay afloat. he locked up the pumps because it looked like he was gouging customers but later he had to open back up and sell at a huge loss. >> if this is going to keep like that, we're gonna have to close the doors. >> reporter: in the bay area, prices are up 20 to 30 cents. greg says it's cost his business
to reach out to chevron. this follows weeks of criticism after the massive fire at the refinefully august. the city wants chevron to help create a research campus at the marina bay. city council believes this could be a green tech center. >> i mean, chevron has sort of acknowledged that -- in a number of ways that -- that they want to increase their presence in richmond. >> the city council is expected to make their request tomorrow. chevron has said it is not in a position to make any long-term investment decision until a plan to modernize it is successfully submitted. >>> pg&e crews want to warn people of possible odors say near highway 280 and edgewood road. and this is part of the pipeline safety program. depending upon where you are, you may smell natural gas while pga vents. >>> oracle openworld's 2012 conference is happening and yesterday, larry ellison debuted new pro ducks during his speech. he will be speaking again tomorrow. they are expecting 50,000 people at the moscone center through thursday. the area around howard street may be blocked off for you drivers. so expect delays
stealing a gun that was inside. >>> chevron said it filed suit in superior court yesterday. earlier this year a county appeals board rejected chevron's appeal of the 2007- 2009 property tax bill and it ordered the company to pay $27 million more in taxes. a chevron spokesperson tells ktvu the company is currently in mediation over a tax assessment going back to 2004 and is hopeful for a fair settlement. >>> a while fire in mendecino county has burned through five structures. it's called the flim fire. it started yesterday afternoon and has burned through 300 acres. firefighters say most of the land is commercial timber property. but about 20 structures are in potential danger. now we just checked for the latest information from calfire, the agency says this fire is 25% contained. >>> investigators are still in the scene of a fire that destroyed three homes. the fire started about 5:00 last night near highway 116 and highway 101. near cotati. the fire left several people homeless including a couple that was supposed to get married this weekend. investigators are still trying to figur
. the chevron refinery fire in richmond is producing at a reduced capacity a chevron pipeline that moves crude oil from northern california was recently shut down. >> over the last week or so there has been a couple other problems. i think the most serious one was the one at the exxon mobile refinery that seemed to be sort of the straw that broke the camels back. and that is when prices jump took off. >> reporter: analysts say california's gas is at the lowest level in ten years. what doesn't help is the states strict pollution. while prices here in the bay area are high it's even higher in los angeles with some stations have actually passed the $5 mark. a few of the station owners have actually shut down the pumps rather than charging the higher price to break even. reporting live in san jose janine de la vega ktvu channel 2 news. >>> in election news this morning republican presidential nominee mitt romney is talking about his controversial comments on the 47%. >> i was completely wrong. and i believe however that my life has shown that i care about it 100%. >> video surfaced of romney showi
cbs 5 the chevron rep >>> i chose to walk away i walk three persons away from mr. more about that time i feel this it to the back of my head i look around and as i turned and get another hit to my right temple >>> richmond police told cbs 5 a police officer observed jose being insulted by more. in an e-mail more gives his version of events he was telling him he was displeased with way he conducted himself at the city council meeting i got in his face and said some mean things included calling him a bullion cowered in net time he punched me in the face it declined an on-camera interview request. he cannot speak of another dustup september 19th regarding the chief of staff jackie thompson the city manager stafford was involved in a brief physical confrontation >>> i had to checkey on leave until we resolve that due to the fact this happen on city property my responsibilities as elected official and as a person an employee i have to make sure the employee is protected. >>> we apologize for losing don knapp saudi 0. gov. brown vetoed a bill to ban agencies from interrupting cell
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. >>> richmond city council has a couple of resolutions about chevron on its agenda tonight. the council expected to approve a resolution all aimed at making sure the oil company uses the highest standards and best technology when it repairs the refinery, that burned two months ago. the council is also expected to urge chevron to invest in research and office space in richmond's marina bay district. >>> an east bay fire district now has job openings for firefighters. the federal grant of nearly 8 million bucksenabling the east contra costa district to rehire laid off firefighters and add more. they plan to restore 15 firefighters and hire 12 more in addition to. the fire chief is searching for qualified applicants and three fire stations that were closed over the summer will now reopen. >>> final preparations are under way for the big showdown, the first debate between president obama and republican challenger mitt romney. the candidates will spend today getting ready for tomorrow's event in colorado. the president held no rallies yesterday but he did visit a campaign office in henderson, nevada.
gone up a little bit more and web site gas buddy.com reports it's happening after chevron reported a pipeline outage. and there are two are prices 10% higher. the average price is $4:33. >> and next year a new california hau will ban licensed mental health professionals from trying to turn gay and lesbian teens straight. a christian legal group is going court to stop the law. there are authorities having to decide whether this can take affect. >> i've heard this is a sin. >> steven went through a controversial treatment in an effort to become straight. but the bay area man says no one should go through it because it can be dangerous. >> it causes depression, anxiety. thoughts of suicide, makes you anxious causes you to hate yourself he was excited to hear the governor signing into law some day a ban preventing gay conversion therapies on minors. methods american psychiatrist society:kon cluded are harmful. the governor says there is no basis in sigh skbrens will be relegated to the dust pin of quackery. >> there is science now we didn't have before. that sexual orientation is not s
multinationals like hp, intel, cisco, and chevron are doing well in china. they're making money in china. at the same time, as the close relationship is going on, many chinese companies are working in san francisco in california. i would like to name a few. the tsl, ciuts, just to name a few. these are successful chinese companies working here. as the american companies in china, the chinese companies working in california in san francisco are also making contributions to job creation and the development of the economy in local areas. we're thinking these are very good signs. as the previous speakers mentioned, we paid a visit to the united states last february. governor brown proposed that we set up a working group for the u.s., a state, and china provinces to cooperate. we call this a working group, a joint working group of provinces and the states. at that time, the vice president made a very good, very positive response for the proposal. after the vice-president returned to china, we worked very hard on the proposal and my visit this time is to further the proposal. to make further f
-related cases dismissed because of missing or tainted evidence. >> there is a march underway to protest chevron's response to a refinery fire. the demonstration started this afternoon that culminate was a protest outside of the refinery gates. and they want more compensation given to residents affected by the fire's toxic smoke there is a spokesperson says it's working to implement a new air monitoring system. >> we're less than an hour from the first presidential debate this, is a live picture of the ritchie center at university of denver, president obama and mitt rom fee will square off. this bill focus on domestic poll sismt it's a critical moment and there is romney looking to makeup ground lost in key swing states, you can consumer watch it here start agent 6:00 tonight and this is also going stream live for you. >> an information sharing program has grown into a boondoggel producing little information on terrorists that. is the charge contained in a panel report issued today. panel members charge homeland security with spending almost $1.5 billion on intelligence sharing senters row vidin
as two problems in chevron including fire at the richmond refinery. there is hope officials expect prices to drop in the next couple days now that it's coming back online. >> a new uc berkeley study of pregnant women shows a link between bpa and thigh skproid hormone levels. this raises concerns about the affect of the controversial plastic additive on the fetus. >> this bpa is a chemical found in hard plastics and hard to avoid. researchers say 95% of the population has detectable levels in their bod skbreez animal studies have shown females are better at metabolizing bpa. >> uc berkeley researchers found pregnant women with higher levels have lower levels of an important thyroid hormone. it could hurt their baby boys. >> important thing about looking at levels during pregnancy is that you need proper hormone levels for proper brain development. >> the director of ucsf's program on reproductive health and the environment. >> so there is a developing fetus is dependent on maternal levels so if the mom has decreased levels, then that means fetus is going to be getting less hormone autos at
and made it safely to shore. >>> chevron is on the agenda when the richmond city council meets tonight expected to approve a resolution to be sure the oil company uses the highest standards and the best technology when it repairs the refinery that burned two months ago this past august. the council is also expected to urge chevron to invest in research and office space in richmond's marina bay district. >>> an east bay fire district is hiring a federal grant of $8 million enabling the east contra costa fire district to rehire laid-off firefighters and even add more staff. the district plans to fill 15 firefighting positions it eliminated over the summer and will hire a dozen more. the fire chief is searching for qualified applicants and three fire stations that had to close will now get to reopen. >>> police in hong kong say six crewmembers from two boats are being detained after a collision that killed 37 people. a ferry collided last night with a boat taking utility company workers and their families to victoria harbor for a fireworks show. more than 100 people were sent to hospitals
will not be back on their jobs until saturday. >>> and just a few hours, occupy protesters will be outside chevron's refinery in richmond. it's a response to the massive fire at the refinery in august. protesters want safety improvements and reduced emissions. they plan to march to the refinery at 3:00 this afternoon. yesterday, the city council passed a resolution requiring chevron to use higher standards when rebuilding the crude unit that caused the fire. >>> more testimony is expected later today in oakland at the murder trial of jeselle esteban accused of killing hayward nursing student michelle ley last year and dumping her body. yesterday, defense lawyers said estaban was at an emotional low point at the time of ley's death. the lawyers did not deny that esteban killed her. instead they say it happened in the heat of passion and should not be considered first or second degree murder. >>> the blue angels are doing practice runs in the skies over oakland tomorrow and friday. danville pilot whose known for his heroic landing at the commercial airliner in new york's hudson river will be riding
.1%, and chevron fell 1.5%. chevron remains less than a dollar below its most recent 52 week high set last month. three of the five most actively traded exchange traded products made small gains. the nasdaq 100 tracking fund put in the biggest gain, up 0.3%. and that's tonight's "market focus." economy, earnings, election, tonight's street critique guest is mark watson of keel management. always great to see you. what is the shape of the economy? is this an economy you really want to take investment risk in? >> we actually think this is the time to start absorbing more risk. you see that even in some of the style indices, contrarian strategies are just now starting to do better because of the liquidity that we're awash in and also the fact that i think we are getting job growth, albeit slowly. things are improving. >> tom: that's the economy. the earnings play here is pet >> tom: that's the economy. the earnings play here is pet smarlx a nice rally and gained momentum back in late may when it raised its financial outlook and this friday will be added to the s&p 500 him so what's the earnings out
? >> at this chevron in san jose the praise for regular gas changed twice today. at 3:00 o'clock in the afternoon that sign said 4.23 and at 4:00 o'clock wept up 46 cents. no words are required to feel the driver pain. gas at this station in san bruno is over 5 dollars a gallon. >> 5.19. my god i can't count that high for 89 not even premium. >> last time this bad in california was 2008. and this spike is supposed to be even worse. the reason? gasoline shortage. due to pipeline outage and closure in southern california and the chevron refinery fire in richmond in august. whole sale praise up 1 dollar means the price at the pump is shooting up too. >> 170 dollars for 35 gallon. >>reporter: in southern california this independent gas station is charging nearly 6 dollars a gallon. >> take it all down and have no goods or we have to just charge that. we have no option. >>reporter: analyst at gas buddy.com say prices everywhere will rise until next week. and then level out. some gas station owners may opt to close instead of selling pricey gas. >> risking thousands of dollars of losses som
jose tonight. lisa? >> at this chevron in san jose the praise for regular gas changed twice today. at 3:00 o'clock in the afternoon that sign said 4.23 and at 4:00 o'clock wept up 46 cents. no words are required to feel the driver pain. gas at this station in san bruno is over 5 dollars a gallon. >> 5.19. my god i can't count that high for 89 not even premium. >> last time this bad in california was 2008. and this spike is supposed to be even worse. the reason? gasoline shortage. due to pipeline outage and closure in southern california and the chevron refinery fire in richmond in august. whole sale praise up 1 dollar means the price at the pump is shooting up too. >> 170 dollars for 35 gallon. >>reporter: in southern california this independent gas station is charging nearly 6 dollars a gallon. >> take it all down and have no goods or we have to just charge that. we have no option. >>reporter: analyst at gas buddy.com say prices everywhere will rise until next week. and then level out. some gas station owners may opt to close instead of selling pricey gas. >> risking
that are contributing to this and they are very important. one is the chevron refinery that's 1 out of 8 gallons of fuel in the state of california. that's out of service for many months to come there was a major pipeline that chevron owns and operates that has been shut down since the middle of september, out of service, denies amount of crude oil, cutting down on supply. there was a fire in southern california at an exxon refinery, not a fire, but a power loss, and the power loss put it down for two days and only now is it beginning to get back on line. there's planned maintenance, shutdowns that are coming so you can switch over to this fuel that is, the winter blend of fuel as opposed to the summer blends. and when you actually start doing that, there's a further ghin wags until you get that up to speed. and finally, you have an improving economy where hopefully more people use more fuel and so the speculators are bidding up the price. all of that is. coing to this kind of armageddon, if you just lose a few percent of fuel here in the state of california, prices spike out of sight. >> belva: well, t
roman is live for us in san jose to night. thomas? >> carolyn, we are at a chevron where the price of gasoline has got up 40 cents in the past four days. this record increase may show up anywhere from the grocery stores and retail stores and maybe even the taxicab you take. >> i wouldn't say i have made ends meet here. >> he drives a taxi in san jose. the recent record spike in gas prices is cutting into his wages. he says drivers like him need relief. >> it is hurting. in fact, i am going to have to see the owner of the cab company next week and ask if we can do something about a surcharge or get it back somehow. >> that means passing the gas increase on to customers. he says he pays $100 a day to lease his cab. he makes anywhere from nothing to $300 a shift. he pays for gas. >> it is a straight $60. >> so even if you made $300 a night, $60 is going to go to gas? >> straight away. >> the price for regular at this chevron station on bird avenue was $4.33 on tuesday night. by friday night it hit $4.69, a difference of 36 cents in four day. >> my jaw dropped when i looked at it. i co
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improvements at the chevron oil refinery. the refinery was the scene of an august fire that prompted 15,000 people to seek hospital treatment out of concern they breathed in toxic smoke. meanwhile the city council passed a resolution yesterday setting tougher requirements for chevron as it rebuilds the fire damaged crude unit. >>> 6:05. a little check of weather and traffic and i'm told lawrence is tired of the heat so he is going to cool it down for us. >> wish i had that control. [ laughter ] >> it's just a few days of a heat wave so we can bear through it. today we are going to start to cool down the temperatures. the sea breeze is going to be kicking in. a little hazy out the door and fairly mild in many spots. 56 degrees in san jose. 66 right now in mountain view. and 56 degrees in san rafael. by the afternoon, that ridge going to weaken somewhat. and that means we are going to see a stronger sea breeze kicking in. that sea breeze likely to carry with it low clouds and fog. in fact the fog is just starting to make its way into the monterey bay bay area. mid-90s inland. 70s and 80s
on refinery and pipeline problems in northern and southern california including that chevron refinery fire in richmond this summer. >> the panic could easily subside very quickly and -- and things could calm down. but we just don't know how quickly they are going to be able to get these supplies back online that we need. >> reporter: here is the latest damage according to aaa. nearly 4.60 a gallon in san francisco, 4.53 in san jose. 4.52 in oakland. now, some costco stations down in southern california have actually run out of gas. they have locked up their pumps until further notice. gas inventory in california is the lowest in more than 10 years. we did though check with costco stations here in the bay area and they say they do have gas. everybody is hoping to find the lowest gasoline prices. don't end up here at this 76. we have all of the lowest prices for you in your neighborhood right now listed on cbssf.com/gas. live in cupertino, anne makovec, cbs 5. >> gosh, i remember when a gallon of gas was 89 cents. >> i can go lower than that but we won't
batalla de chevron, legal que lleva años, ambas parte en platicas por pleitos del 2007 al 2009. >> tienen al estado dorado pagando los platos rotos,debido al cierre de refinerias, el gasolina llegara a los 4.40 dólares el fin de semana . >> críticas al el gobernador de california por vetar el acta de la confianza, los jóvenes se reunieron en la universidad de california, pidieron parar las deportaciones . >> nos dio la espalda a la comunidad latina, nosotros ayudamos mucho a esta comunidad . >> el gobernador jerry brown, dice que veto el acta por que debaja libre a los narcotraficante . >> muchos creen que el acta de los sueños no es la solución a la deportación se necesita una reforma integral . >> el 34% de los estado unidenses creen en el dream act, pero el 68% cree que no . >> la inmigración es un beneficio para los estados unidos, por eso se busca una reforma migratoria integral, cuando llegue la nueva administración, que lleguen a un de acuerdo sobre los millones de indocumentados . >> el 56% de los encuestados, beneficiados por dream act, dicen que seguirán luchando para
. compare that with the chevron refinery in richmond and you have a perfect storm for gas prices. the wholesale cost shot up $1.06 in a week. retail prices could spike by 30 cents. station owners may have oh sell unleaded at $4.75 just to break even. it's going to be painful for deb, whose suv gets 12 miles to the gallon in the city. blaming high gas prices on the heat is farfetched. >> the gas company finds any reason they can. if it's going to be the heat, it's just another excuse. >> reporter: if california doesn't pick up production soon we could see a worse case scenario of $5 gas. for the lowest gas prices check out cbssf.com. >> how does someone disappear without a trace? that's what family and friends of a missing bay area man want to know. he was last seen leaving a friend's house just a couple of blocks from home. that was two weeks ago. juliet good rich on the heart felt search to figure out what happened. >> i really think he's going to come home soon. >> reporter: friends and family gather at sacred hart and church to pray for eric garcia's safe return home. this guy
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